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Pharmacy Technician Program: Fall 2014

Lake Superior State University Edventures - Lake Superior State University

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - Thursday, December 11, 2014
Lake Superior State University 650 West Easterday Avenue Sault Ste. MarieMI  49783
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - Thursday, December 11, 2014
Lake Superior State University 650 West Easterday Avenue Sault Ste. MarieMI  49783

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What's Included

October 21, 2014 - December 11 ,2014 Tuesdays & Thursdays-- 6:00PM-9:30 PM Course Contact Hours – 50 hrs Fee: $1,199 (Textbooks included) **This course does not count toward LSSU credit** **Financial Aid does not apply** This comprehensive 50 hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam. Course content includes: pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands on labs, students will review dosage calculations, drug classifications, the “top 200 drugs”, I.V. flow rates, sterile compounding, dose conversions, aseptic technique, the handling of sterile products, total parental nutrition (TPN), dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement.

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